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Welcome to the index/landing webpage for

Pontefract & District Archaeology & History Society



The Society informally known as PontArc holds a programme of talks from September to April each year and regularly conducts archaeological fieldwork.


Click on the orange button below to learn more about us from 1957 to the present.


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For general enquiries, email us at:



New members are welcome visit the Membership page for details of how to join, or email:




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Site Updates - July 2024 - PJ